The table below looks at the statistics for the Applications Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Applications Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Application Developer
Rank - 21 -
Contract jobs requiring an Applications Developer 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.99% -
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £315
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 - £32.50
Applications Developer
Northern Ireland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the County Antrim region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
84 98 95
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 95.45% 97.03% 95.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 48 28
Average daily rate £325 £238 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.84% -26.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £83 £103 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £518 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.14% +29.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -1.02%

Applications Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Applications Developer in the job title across the County Antrim region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Applications Developer Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

Applications Developer
Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Applications Developer across the County Antrim region.

Applications Developer Daily Rate Trend in County Antrim